Posts Tagged ‘South’

Sasol Extends Shale Gas Footprint

South African petrochemicals group Sasol Ltd. has entered into a second deal with Canadian energy explorer Talisman Energy Inc to buy a 50% stake in the latter’s prolific Montney Basin shale natural gas assets. View full post on Business Stories

Corrected: Obama to push for South Korea trade approval

(corrects 3rd paragaph to show others deals include, Colombia, not South Korea) View full post on Business Stories

ECONOMY-ZIMBABWE: Consumers May be Happy But Workers Aren’t

South African retail giant Pick-‘n-Pay increased its stake from 25 to 49 percent in TM Supermarkets – Zimbabwe’s largest grocer – in October in a deal worth about 13 million dollars. But, while the champagne corks pop in the boardroom, employees are not upbeat. View full post on Business Stories

Wal-Mart Offers To Buy Massmart; South Africa’s Largest Union Opposes

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Bentonville, AR, United States (AHN) – The world’s largest retailer intends to expand to the African continent with a proposed acquisition of Massmart Holdings. A South African union has already signaled it plans to fight the merger. Wal-Mart has made a preliminary, non-binding offer to the Johannesburg-based retail chain […]

U.S. Looks Forward To Seeing Iraq As Stable A Democracy As South Korea

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washiington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States is looking forward to democratic institutions in Iraq making progress to the extent those have developed in South Korea according to the state department officials on Friday. Mark C. Toner, Acting Deputy State Department Spokesman responded to a question on […]

Delhi’s Khan Market Rated 21st Costliest Place To Shop

AHN News Staff New Delhi, India (AHN) – Delhi just got costlier on the global retail barometer as one of its most posh markets, the Khan Market, moved up three rungs to become the 21st most expensive shopping street in the world. The rental at Khan Market is calculated to be $284 per square foot […]